1. When she was on “Facts of Life” for a brief — but adorable — minute.
2. And that episode where she sang and played the ukulele.
3. The time she sang “The Star Spangled Banner” on a Disney album.
4. At 13, when she landed her first film role in “Tempest,” costarring alongside John Cassavetes, Gena Rowlands, and Susan Sarandon.
5. When she played Niki in the 1983 movie “Spacehunter: Adventures in the Forbidden Zone,” a 3-D sci-fi flick. She plays an “unlikely hero” who helps save three stranded women from an evil and lecherous space lord.
6. When she shared this romantic birthday cake with Jake Ryan in “Sixteen Candles.”
7. In “The Breakfast Club” as the misunderstood pretty, rich, popular girl.
8. This famous outfit from “Pretty In Pink.”
9. And this equally famous and awesome outfit from “Pretty In Pink.”
12. When she beat Rober Downey Jr. at his own game in “The Pick-up Artist” (1987).
13. As a Kentucky backwoods girl in this weird (and poorly performing) 1988 film, “Fresh Horses.” But her hair looked so amazing.
14. When she wore a top hat with her wedding dress in “Betsy’s Wedding.”
15. When she had a red-carpet moment with JTT back in 1996.
16. Although the 1997 horror movie “Office Killer” got pretty bad reviews, Ringwald had the opportunity to work with famed photographer Cindy Sherman, who directed.
17. Her hilarious cameo in “Not Another Teen Movie.”
- Donald Trump was sworn in today as the 45th president of the United States of America. 🇺🇸
- Over 90 people have been arrested as anti-Trump protesters and police clash in Washington, DC, during the inauguration.
- As one of his first acts as president, Donald Trump announced the end of certain Obama administration climate and pollution rules.
- US officials didn't know drug lord Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán was being extradited from Mexico to the United States until the day it happened.